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EU gas pipeline rules could slow Russia's Nord Stream 2

13 Feb 2019

BRUSSELS/COPENHAGEN The European Union reached a provisional deal on Wednesday on new rules governing import gas pipelines, casting doubt over the operating structure of Russia's planned Nord Stream 2.

Jeweller Pandora's plan to regain lustre lifts shares

05 Feb 2019

COPENHAGEN Investors welcomed a new strategy from jewellery maker Pandora, which is struggling to regain its competitive edge in a weak retail market, sending its shares up more than 10 percent on Tuesday.

Novo Nordisk's new diabetes drug, outlook lift shares

01 Feb 2019

COPENHAGEN Novo Nordisk reported solid growth for its new diabetes drug on Friday and said it would submit a tablet version, a key growth hope, for U.S. approval in the first quarter, lifting the Danish drugmaker's shares.

European companies secure record amounts of wind power

29 Jan 2019

COPENHAGEN European companies bought a record amount of wind power capacity last year, as energy-hungry businesses like aluminum producers and IT giants look for greener ways to drive their machinery and data centers.

Six killed in train crash on bridge linking Denmark's two main islands

02 Jan 2019

COPENHAGEN Six people were killed when a passenger train hit a freight trailer that had blown off a wagon coming the other way on a bridge linking Denmark's two main islands on Wednesday, officials said. | Video

World's largest container shipper Maersk aims to be CO2-neutral by 2050

05 Dec 2018

COPENHAGEN Maersk , the world's biggest container shipper, aims to be carbon neutral by 2050, in a challenge to the rest of the world's fossil fuel-dependent fleet.

Orsted to invest $30 billion in green energy by 2025

28 Nov 2018

COPENHAGEN Denmark's Orsted will invest $30 billion in green energy up to 2025, it said on Wednesday, as it seeks to become one of a handful of future "renewable majors" leading a global transition from fossil fuels to green energy.

Corrected: Google invests $700 million in Danish data centre, secures green energy

21 Nov 2018

(Corrects paragraphs 1 and 2 to show that the new data centre will not be powered exclusively by renewable energy)

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